Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the sky

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Publisher:
Crown,
Pub. Date:
c1992.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 4.1 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 850L
Description
Illus. in full color. Cassie, who flew above New York in Tar Beach, soars into the sky once more. This time, she and her brother Be Be meet a train full of people, and Be Be joins them. But the train departs before Cassie can climb aboard. With Harriet Tubman as her guide, Cassie retraces the steps escaping slaves took on the real Underground Railroad and is finally reunited with her brother at the story's end. "Cassie learns her people's history well; so will readers of this impressive picture book. Ringgold's dynamic paintings combine historical fact with strongly realized emotions."--(starred) Booklist. "Groundbreaking!"--(starred) School Library Journal.  
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ISBN:
9780517885437
9780606084789
9780517587683
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 4.1, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 850L
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Grouping Title aunt harriet s underground railroad in the sky
Grouping Author ringgold faith
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-09-18 04:47:19AM
Last Indexed 2018-09-18 04:52:49AM

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author Ringgold, Faith.
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publishDate 1992
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subject_facet African Americans -- Juvenile fiction, African Americans -- Stories, Brothers and sisters -- Fiction, Brothers and sisters -- Stories, Tubman, Harriet -- Stories, Tubman, Harriet, -- 1822-1913 -- Juvenile fiction, Underground railroad -- Juvenile fiction, Underground railroad -- Stories
title_display Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the sky
title_full Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the sky / Faith Ringgold
title_short Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the sky
topic_facet African Americans, Brothers and sisters, Stories, Tubman, Harriet, Underground railroad